Design Your Life

Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

Small Great Things I actually read this awesome book last month but recent events brought this book back to mind, for not-so-awesome reasons.  Small Great Things, is an introspective read but more importantly, it confirms or gives insight to other’s ...
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Year of Yes – Book Review!

Like many of you and millions of other viewers, I am a huge fan of Shonda Land!  For those of you who don’t know, Shonda Land is the name given to the string of television shows on ABC on Thursday ...
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8 Home Offices That Motivate You To Actually Work!

If you are anything like me, you’ve created a beautiful home office only to end up working on the couch or kitchen table, or on the run.  I even redecorated my home office lately, thinking that would motivate me to ...
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CREATIVE USES FOR WALLPAPER

Wallpaper is commonly used to provide texture and depth to a living space, often providing a higher level of interest than traditional paint.  However, there are many other creative uses for wallpaper. Here are ten of my favorite ways to ...
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The National Museum of African American History and Culture

First of all I must thank my dear friend for the heads up on the opportunity to order tickets to this awesome museum.  I must also pat myself on the back for not putting it off until after the business ...
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Why I Can’t WAIT to be Hospitalized!

After visiting my doctor for a routine physical and bloodwork, I learned that my Iron and B12 levels were severely low. So much so, that he scheduled me to be hospitalized so that I can receive IV’s to replenish the ...
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Here’s Why I’m a BAD MOM

I have to admit it. Sometimes, I go to Target just to sit in the parking lot….in silence. Then, after I convince myself to go into the store to tackle whatever  is on this weeks’ “need-it-right-now” list, I drive home ...
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Combat Your Kid’s Crappy Behavior with These Wine Pairings

Calgon take me away!  An old commercial signaling the need for a mom to slip away for a moment of peace.  The same holds true today although some moms prefer to say “Chardonnay take me away!”  There are plenty of ...
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Meet Hot Toddy

I almost made it!  I almost made it through winter without a cold, a sneeze or anything!  Actually, I blame myself for having that thought last week, only to wake up this week with a sore throat and eventually the ...
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5 Cleanses for the New Year

It’s January.  The gyms are full people working hard to lose weight.  Some just fell off track for the holidays while others, haven’t been on track since well – last January.   This year I didn’t do too bad with ...
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